Reinventing Public Space in Kyiv

Terra Dignitas: Reinventing Public Space in Kyiv and Commemorating the Revolution of Dignity – International Open Competition

In April 2014, Kyiv City State Administration and the Ministry of Culture of Ukraine initiated an All-Ukrainian open competition for the best idea for the memorial site of the Heavenly Hundred heroes in Kyiv. Wide public discussion of the Program and terms of Competition was held from May till the end of October 2014.

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European Property Award – Secret Garden Berlin

Project: Moritz Gruppe

European Property Award 2014 Goes To ‘Secret Garden Berlin’ Project: For the second time in a row the real estate project development division of the Moritz Gruppe GmbH was awarded with the European Property Award!

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Park Bridge St Helier Waterfront, Jersey

Design: Socrates Associates, Architects

A sloping park rises up to bridge the main esplanade road connecting Jersey’s historic city to the new waterfront developments and the Jersey’s main pedestrian and cycle route to the West of the island.

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Bespoke Lighting 22 Rothschild

Design: Rona Meyuchas Koblenz, rmkdesignoffice

Rona Meyuchas Koblenz designer and owner of rmkdesignoffice has just completed work on a bespoke lighting project which she was commissioned to create by the Aviv Group Israel.

Clark Center

The Clark Art Institute in Williamstown

Architect: Tadao Ando Architect & Associates

“I like to accomplish art spaces that inspire viewers and evoke their creativity and freedom of thinking,” said Ando. “I have always been in awe of the Clark’s unique sense of place in nature. In both the Clark Center and Lunder Center, I have tried to express a deep respect for the landscape outside and an equal reverence for the art inside. It is critical that the art speak for itself and that viewers experience it in their own way.”

Journal Squared

Journal Squared in Jersey

Design: Hollwich Kushner (HWKN) and Handel Architects

The team from HWKN yesterday joined Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop, owners The KRE Group and National Real Estate Advisors and other local dignitaries to celebrate the groundbreaking of Journal Squared.

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Al Qassimi Hospital, UAE

Design: UPA Urbanism Planning Architecture

The New Maternity and Pediatric Hospital is located in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates and commissioned by the Ministry of Public Works.

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Gladesville Marina, Sydney

Design: Candalepas Associates

We built a hard crust of concrete with soft inclusions of timber and brass. Rooms are white and simply-shaped beyond this ‘crust’, with an equally simple expression of a roof-form that enables a caretakers apartment.

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Tea Houses, California

Design: Swatt | Miers Architects

The idea for the tea houses originated years ago, when the owner and his young daughter explored the remote hills surrounding their Silicon Valley home, discovering an idyllic setting below a ridge, under a grove of large California Live Oak trees.

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Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition Submissions

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation announced the launch of an online gallery featuring the submissions for Stage One of the Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition to design a proposed Guggenheim museum in the Finnish capital. The gallery can be found on the competition website.

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New Algerian Parliament in Algeria

Design: Bureau Architecture Méditerranée

The project includes the People’s National Assembly, the National Council (Senate), the Chamber (Congress), and a residence for legislators.